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Use Case: Dashboard for agile teams using Redmine

Our commercial plugins come with dashboard support. Learn how agile teams profit from it when using Redmine Reporting Plugin.

AlphaNodes Plugin Updates v3.0 Features

Explore the new features of the newly released plugin version 3.0 for AlphaNodes Plugins Reporting, DB, Passwords and HRM.

Redmine HRM plugin: extended user profile

Get enhanced profiles of your Redmine users using Redmine HRM Plugin and relieve your teams workday.

Introduction: Redmine HRM absence calendar

Paperless absence management can sustainably relieve the workday. Both on the side of the employees and on the side of human resources.

Make overdue issues visible, using Redmine HRM

Redmine is a tool that helps you plan, track and organize your team tasks in one place. Using Redmine HRM as resource management addon it's easier to make overdue issues visible. Even if notifications are turned off.

Dashboard for marketing teams using Redmine

Redmine is a tool that helps you plan, track and organize your marketing tasks in one place. With the dashboard function of the additionals plugin you are as flexible as possible.

Automate as much as possible in Redmine

Using automation tools in Redmine for frequent activities speeds up productivity and makes your team more happier.

Flexible dashboard support for Redmine

The dashboard functionality that is popular in many software products is now also available for Redmine. Our commercial plugins from v3.0 also support the drag & drop functionality as well.

Redmine HRM: Optimize workflows. Increase efficiency

Seamlessly integrated resource planning in Redmine like Redmine HRM Plugin helps to optimize workflows and increase efficiency.

Redmine project list: Advanced Filters of the Reporting Plugin

Redmine's project overview page provides filters for quick access to relevant projects. The Reporting Plugin extends the standard filters many times over. For an even more effective work.

Increase user acceptance in Redmine with colors and symbols

A picture is worth a thousand words. And the right colour gives the statement even more impact. Learn how to bring symbolism and color into your Redmine at the right places.

Features of the AlphaNodes Plugin Updates v2.0.6

Find out what to expect in our newly released plugin version 2.0.6 for the Reporting, DB, Passwords and HRM plugin.

What if there were an early warning system for resource bottlenecks?

Problems in resource planning should not be solved only when they are acute. A tool that detects bottlenecks early on is much less stressful.

3 ways to log attendances in Redmine HRM Plugin

We are going to show you an overview of different ways how to log attendances with Redmine HRM Plugin.

On-Boarding with Redmine. 4 tips for use.

Help new employees quickly find their way around Redmine and your company.

What if you always had full control over your staff resources?

Find out why resource management is important for companies of all sizes. And which mistakes should be avoided especially at the beginning.

Redmine Plugins for Home-Office use

Find out how our plugins support the work of your team in the home office.

Features of the AlphaNodes Plugin Updates v2.0.5

Find out what to expect in our newly released plugin version 2.0.5 for the Reporting, DB, Passwords and HRM plugin.

Employee time tracking and absence management

Learn how the Redmine HRM Plugin helps your employees manage their presence and absence time.

Project overviews of Redmine Reporting Plugin

Learn about the various overviews provided by the Redmine Reporting Plugin for displaying projects.

The Redmine Sprockets problem

Or how to go through addiction hell and back.

Project controlling with Redmine

We show you how to use the counter boxes of the Redmine Reporting Plugin in Redmine to make project events and To Do's visible.

Global application log for Redmine activities

A logbook simplifies the organization of Redmine. Here you can check certain events and be made aware of necessary actions.

Introduction of the Redmine Google Docs macro

Get to know the Redmine Google Docs macro of the Additionals Plugin version 2.0.23.

Introduction of diagrams for custom fields

Learn how to graphically evaluate custom fields from the list format using the Redmine Reporting Plugin.

Managing vacation days in Redmine: Absence calendar setup of Redmine HRM

An alternative to the vacation planning in Excel is the absence management and the absence calendar in Redmine with the Redmine HRM Plugin.

Features of the AlphaNodes Plugin Updates v2.0.4

In November our plugins Reporting, DB, Passwords and HRM has been released in version 2.0.4. Find out what to expect.

Redmine HRM Plugin: Absence calendar

Wall calendars where employees manually enter holidays are a bygone era. Today you manage absences paperless and digitally. This also works with Redmine.

How Redmine HRM improves resource planning

Redmine is the central point of contact for many distributed teams. Learn how the Redmine HRM Plugin gives you better insight into the workload of your employees.

Best Practice: Redmine HRM user types

Find out which permissions the user types of the Redmine HRM Plugin provide your Redmine users - regardless of their role.

Redmine productivity tip: own project and navigation links

Did you know that you can add your own menus with the Redmine HRM Plugin? They are useful for your users and help to increase productivity.

Simple user management with Redmine HRM plugin

Learn which functions the user administration of the Redmine HRM Plugin offers to organize users in an easy-to-use way.

July 2019: AlphaNodes Plugin Updates v2.0.3 available

New versions of our commercial Redmine plugins (Reporting, DB, Passwords and HRM) available. This is new.

Use #tags to organize your projects

#tags are a fantastic way to categorize, prioritize or track your projects. And the great thing about tags is that they are absolutely flexible. So you can use them at your convenience.

Leave management and attendance tracking with Redmine

The Redmine resource management plugin Redmine HRM comes with an integrated and pleasant to use leave management and attendance tracker.

Allow user management in Redmine to non-admin users

Learn how to create, edit or lock users in Redmine by using the Redmine HRM Plugin without accessing the administration area (as non-admin user).

Identify and resolve overwork in project teams

Learn how to use the Redmine HRM Plugin within a project to see which team members are overworked, and how to solve these problems.

Redmine Resource Management: Daily View

Learn all about the detailed daily view of the resource management plugin for Redmine (Redmine HRM Plugin).

3 Ansible Playbooks you should try

Configuration management tools such as Ansible facilitate the entry into automation. And already finished Ansible Playbooks save time.

Professional Redmine Plugins: Feature Updates February 2019

Learn which improvements the new Redmine plugin versions 2.0 offer your project team.

Extended user profile with the professional Redmine Plugin: HRM

Learn how the HRM Plugin reworks a Redmine user account so that all relevant information is available faster.

Characteristics of ineffective project teams

How project managers uncover ineffective teams with the Reporting plugin.

Getting Things Done in Project Management with Redmine

Based on the GTD method in Redmine finally see how to get things done.

How to convince your Boss you need Redmine Reporting to boost your work

Involve colleagues, use comparison to expensive commercial solutions, name some useful reports that provide more insights.

Open Source Project Management Software: Redmine Version 4.0.0 released. That's new.

Redmine 4.0.0 was released on December 9th. Here we inform you about new features and changes of the version.

Make it easier for users to implement macros for the Redmine Wiki

Short introduction: The macro button of the Additionals Plugin for the Wiki Toolbar of Redmine.

Resource planning: from micromanagement to self-management

Those who want to work more efficiently and promote the self-management of their project team must move away from micromanagement.

Check on assigned issues for projects

Short introduction: The report of the reporting plugin, which shows assigned tickets in a project to the project manager.

Average Issue Lifetime in Project Management

Short introduction: The report of the average issue lifetime of the Reporting Plugin for Project Managers.

Redmine Plugin Updates: We're getting better and better

Our developers have once again given everything to release a new version of all our plugins.

My personal Top 5 Features of the Redmine Reporting Plugin

The Reporting Plugin is a useful extension for companies that still have big plans with Redmine.